British Antarctic Survey API Overview


This describes the resources that are provided by British Antarctic Survey. We provide a varied list of endpoints that provide access to our various scientific data, metadata, and website information.

Please note that this service is currently under development and some documentation links may be behind private repositories. Please contact the BAS Information Services team for access.

Root Endpoint

You can issue a GET request to the root endpoint with an Accept header of application/json to retrieve all the endpoint categories that the API supports.

Available Services

  • Antarctic Placenames – SCAR & CGA – API
  • Meteorology Data / SOSMET – APIDocumentation